Posted by switch-smith at 7:33 PM . Monday, December 12, 2011
Some of the best auctions of the season are approaching, bringing with it some of the most important works of 20th Century Design to the market.
December 17th is Christies upcoming Important 20th Century Decorative Arts & Design auction. These are my favorite picks:
A glamorous 70s Nuage coffee table in brass and smoked lucite by Guy de Rougemont.
An Ado Chale occasional table in malachite, resin, and steel.
Brass and glass Micro wall lamps, and an illuminated wall mirror, both by Max Ingrand.
A freeform burl Minguren table by George Nakashima.
A pair of lounge chairs and wall mounted dressers, both by Gio Ponti.
Lyrical Bouquet wall lamps by Jean Royere.
A surrealist plaster side table by John Dickinson.
A rare Jean Prouvé Bridge Direction arm chair.
Massive bookcase by Charlotte Perriand.
A 4-arm articulated wall lamp by Serge Mouille.
The auction takes place December 17th, see the full preview at Christies.